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Title Romeo and Juliet
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Rom 17
Primary Association Mantell, Robert B.
Place of Production Dayton
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 1 Oct 1887
Description Prompt book specifically made for touring. Contains a dummy cast list and synopses of scenes, stage business and cues for effects (lighting in red, scene changes in blue). The standard 21 scenes have been reduced to 17.
Genre Tragedy; Romance
Theme(s) Love and Marriage
Content Keywords love, death, poison, family, hatred, crime
Context Keywords cast, character, scenery, stage, business, cues, lighting, music, property
Edition French's Standard Drama
Shattuck Code R&J 53
Play Romeo and Juliet
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.